Potter, Kim Brennan, alias Claypatties on Etsy, is a fellow
While reminiscing, she recalled stories of growing up in suburbia, playing hide and seek with the neighborhood kids, and trading prizes they found in Cracker Jack and cereal boxes. Her mother was an avid antique collector, and as a child, Kim, became fascinated with train sets. She says that it was the hours spent creating scenery and staging for the trains that sparked her work with dioramas.
Some of her favorite things in life include listening to all types of music, Air Stream travel trailers, dogs,
Living in the northern woods of
A few of Kim's pieces are pictured in this article but there is also a collection of her pieces spotlighted at the bottom of this page. Clicking on any picture will take you to that item in her shop Claypatties.
Feel free to comment on her work or on this article.